Review of LG G7+ ThinQ AI powered smartphone
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bluetooth 22 July 2018

Thin, lightweight and powerful is probably the best way to describe the LG G7+ ThinQ. Powered by Oreo 8.0, it features a 6.1″ screen, the screen supports a 19.5.:9 QHD+ (3120 x 1440, 564ppi) display. Compared to the One Plus 6, the LG G7+ ThinQ has better ergonomics as it is easier to hold. It’s dimension is 53.2mm x 71.9mm x 7.9mm/162g (incl battery). The Google Assistant button on the left of the phone also comes useful for simple queries using voice.

For those who wants the fastest download speed, the phone is capable of supporting LTE Advanced of LTE CAT 18, that is up to 1.2 Gbps (dependent on network). LTE FDD 2100 (B1)/1800 (B3)/2600 (B7)/900 (B8), TDD 2300 (B40)/2600 (B38) are supported.

LG G7+ ThinQ, combines artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities, super bright display and surround sound features into one. Not only does it take excellent pictures by recognising the scene, you can custom set the settings to take even light trails. This is made possible with it’s 16 MP Super wide angle F1.9 / 107 degree camera + 16 MP Standard Angle F 1.6/71 deg camera, the front camera is a 8 MP F1.9 camera.

Boasting the latest Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 845 Mobile Platform, it offers 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage to run demanding tasks and apps with ease. The polished metal rim gives the smartphone a premium and sleek look, complemented by Gorilla Glass 5 on both the front and the back for enhanced durability.

The phone also provides good audio playback with it’s Boombox speaker. Place the phone on a wooden surface and be in for a surprise with the bass. boost. Pair it up with earpiece and you can enjoy music or video playback in DTS 3D Surround.

The phone also supports Super Bright Display which is useful especially under the bright sun light. It is also IP 68 water and dust resistance, thus using it at the seaside or during the rainy season isn’t an issue.

By Harry